The concentration of the banned substance Meldonium in the doping sample Russian curler Alexandra Krushelnytskoho made up 8069 ng/ml In sample B, the concentration of the substance amounted to 5721 ng/ml. this is stated in the decision of Sports arbitration, published on the court’s website.
According to the rules of the world anti-doping Agency, any concentration of Meldonium in an athlete’s sample constitutes a violation.
As writes the Russian newspaper RBC, the concentration of Meldonium in the body Krushelnytskoho was almost ten times greater than, for example, in the samples of Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova, which was disqualified for doping in September 2016.
From the data of filing of the court it follows that the concentration of Meldonium in a doping sample athletes had reached 890 ng/ml.
February 20, in the Olympic Committee of the Russian Federation confirmed that a doping sample In Krushelnytskoho gave a positive result. The Committee initiated an investigation. The athlete claims that he never used illegal drugs.
On February 21, the curler stated that abandoned the proceedings in the court of arbitration for Sport.
February 22 court of arbitration for Sport in Lausanne deprived Krushelnytskoho and Anastasia Bryzgalova, which acted together with him, the Olympic medals.
Bronze in Pyeongchang krushelnitsky, and Bryzgalov has won in double-doubles. This award was the first for the Russian curlers in the history of the Olympics.
In March 2016, Sharapova announced that her sample taken during the Australian Open 2016, was found a prohibited substance is Meldonium. According to her, this is a consequence of drug intake «»Grindeks «» for the prevention of diabetes.
In June, the international tennis Federation disqualified the athlete. Sharapova said that the doctor first prescribed her Meldonium, even when she was a teenager.
26 APR 2017 athlete won his first official match after the disqualification.
Maria Sharapova is one of 10 women in history, with its so-called career slam: in different years, she won all the Grand slam tournaments. At the time the disqualification took seventh place in the ranking of the best tennis players in the world.
Court of arbitration for sport has published the data about the content of Meldonium in the doping sample Krushelnytskoho: 8069 ng/ml 26.02.2018